TENNIS

Qatar Open: Basilashvili Beats Bautista Agut To Win Title

Georgia's Nikoloz Basilashvili beat Roberto Bautista Agut of Spain to win the Qatar Open in Doha.

Basilashvili, who saved a match point on his way to beating Roger Federer in the quarter-finals, won 7-6, 6-2 to clinch his fourth ATP tour title.

Bautista Agut had defeated top seed Dominic Thiem and third seed Andrey Rublev to reach his 18th tour-level final.